The table below looks at the statistics for Business Analysis skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Business Analysis over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analysis
Rank 42 55 70
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +15
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 61 35 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 4.86% 3.21% 2.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.89% 4.22% 2.71%
Number of salaries quoted 58 25 22
Average salary £35,000 £35,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.70% +0.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £31,700 £26,850
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £150,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Business Analysis
Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the South Wales region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1035 830 887
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 82.54% 76.15% 78.84%
Number of salaries quoted 889 757 794
Average salary £37,000 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.71% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £49,096
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

Business Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Business Analysis across the South Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Business Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Business Analysis
Salary Trend in South Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Business Analysis across the South Wales region.

Business Analysis Salary Trend in South Wales

Business Analysis
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Business Analysis across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Business Analysis Salary Histogram in South Wales

Business Analysis
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Analysis within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff -5 33 £37,500 +7.14% 7
Newport +12 31 £35,000 -16.66% 1
Torfaen +1 3 £40,000 +77.77%
Bridgend -4 1 £18,500 - 1
Business Analysis
Wales

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the South Wales region citing Business Analysis also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Business Analysis.

1 84 (71.79%) Finance
2 49 (41.88%) Agile Software Development
3 44 (37.61%) ISEB
4 35 (29.91%) Analytical Skills
5 26 (22.22%) Project Management
6 24 (20.51%) PRINCE2
7 23 (19.66%) Microsoft
8 22 (18.80%) PRINCE
8 22 (18.80%) MS Office
8 22 (18.80%) Degree
9 20 (17.09%) Systems Analysis
10 18 (15.38%) SDLC
11 16 (13.68%) Waterfall
12 15 (12.82%) User Acceptance Testing
12 15 (12.82%) Scrum
12 15 (12.82%) Data Modelling
13 13 (11.11%) SQL
13 13 (11.11%) Advertising
13 13 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
14 12 (10.26%) OO
15 11 (9.40%) MS Visio
15 11 (9.40%) ISEB Practitioner
15 11 (9.40%) User Stories
16 10 (8.55%) Back Office
17 9 (7.69%) ITIL
17 9 (7.69%) Migration
17 9 (7.69%) Validation
17 9 (7.69%) Coaching
17 9 (7.69%) Test Scripting
17 9 (7.69%) Change Control

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the South Wales region citing Business Analysis also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Business Analysis. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (0.85%) WebLogic
1 1 (0.85%) JBoss
1 1 (0.85%) Apache
Applications
1 22 (18.80%) MS Office
2 11 (9.40%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.71%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (2.56%) Sage ERP X3
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.85%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.42%) Internet
2 1 (0.85%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.56%) SQL Server
1 3 (2.56%) MS Access
2 2 (1.71%) Big Data
3 1 (0.85%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 5 (4.27%) ClearCase
2 3 (2.56%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.85%) Visual Studio
General
1 84 (71.79%) Finance
2 13 (11.11%) Advertising
3 10 (8.55%) Back Office
4 8 (6.84%) Banking
5 4 (3.42%) Automotive
5 4 (3.42%) Marketing
6 3 (2.56%) Manufacturing
6 3 (2.56%) Financial Institution
6 3 (2.56%) Retail
7 1 (0.85%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.85%) Legal
Job Titles
1 88 (75.21%) Analyst
2 83 (70.94%) Business Analyst
3 19 (16.24%) Consultant
4 18 (15.38%) Financial Business Analyst
4 18 (15.38%) Financial Services Business Analyst
5 6 (5.13%) Agile Business Analyst
5 6 (5.13%) Senior Consultant
5 6 (5.13%) Business Systems Analyst
5 6 (5.13%) Systems Analyst
6 5 (4.27%) Project Manager
7 4 (3.42%) Architect
7 4 (3.42%) Systems Support
7 4 (3.42%) Product Analyst
8 3 (2.56%) ERP Consultant
8 3 (2.56%) Business Project Manager
8 3 (2.56%) Business Manager
8 3 (2.56%) Trainee
8 3 (2.56%) Trainee Consultant
8 3 (2.56%) Senior Sales Consultant
8 3 (2.56%) Project Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.27%) .NET
2 3 (2.56%) J2EE
2 3 (2.56%) SOAP
2 3 (2.56%) Web Services
2 3 (2.56%) Spring
2 3 (2.56%) JPA
2 3 (2.56%) REST
2 3 (2.56%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 35 (29.91%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (4.27%) Management Information System
3 4 (3.42%) User Experience
4 3 (2.56%) iSeries
5 2 (1.71%) Fixed Income
5 2 (1.71%) Taxonomies
5 2 (1.71%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.85%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.85%) UNIX
1 1 (0.85%) Windows
1 1 (0.85%) Solaris
1 1 (0.85%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (41.88%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (22.22%) Project Management
3 24 (20.51%) PRINCE2
4 22 (18.80%) PRINCE
5 20 (17.09%) Systems Analysis
6 18 (15.38%) SDLC
7 16 (13.68%) Waterfall
8 15 (12.82%) User Acceptance Testing
8 15 (12.82%) Scrum
8 15 (12.82%) Data Modelling
9 13 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
10 12 (10.26%) OO
11 11 (9.40%) User Stories
12 9 (7.69%) Change Control
12 9 (7.69%) Coaching
12 9 (7.69%) Test Scripting
12 9 (7.69%) ITIL
12 9 (7.69%) Validation
12 9 (7.69%) Migration
13 8 (6.84%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 13 (11.11%) SQL
2 3 (2.56%) Java
3 1 (0.85%) JavaScript
3 1 (0.85%) T-SQL
3 1 (0.85%) VB
3 1 (0.85%) VB6
Qualifications
1 44 (37.61%) ISEB
2 22 (18.80%) Degree
3 11 (9.40%) ISEB Practitioner
4 4 (3.42%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 3 (2.56%) APMG
6 1 (0.85%) MBA
6 1 (0.85%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.85%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.85%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.71%) QA
Vendors
1 23 (19.66%) Microsoft
2 3 (2.56%) SAP
2 3 (2.56%) IBM
2 3 (2.56%) Sage
2 3 (2.56%) Casewise
2 3 (2.56%) Atlassian
3 1 (0.85%) Oracle
3 1 (0.85%) Borland
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Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Newport
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Salary: £28k - 35k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
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Salary: £30k - 38k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago